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Bug#636328: [texlive-base] Correcting syntax did not help

Frank Küster <frank@kuesterei.ch> wrote:

> David Baron <d_baron@012.net.il> wrote:
>> On Wednesday 03 Av 5771 10:32:41 Norbert Preining wrote:
>>> On Mi, 03 Aug 2011, David Baron wrote:
>>> > % 0 0 595 842 is the right bounding box that most applications expect
>>> > % for A4.  Since dvips always rounds up, choose something slightly
>>> > smaller.
>>> > 
>>> > @ A4size 594.99bp 841.99bp
>>> > @+ ! %%DocumentPaperSizes: a4
>>> > @+ %%PaperSize: A4
>>> That is NOT the config.ps we ship. 
> Hm.  I wasn't aware of this, but that means that my code to translate
> paper names to paper dimensions by parsing config.ps is fragile.  I
> think that changing the units is maybe a strange thing to do, but it
> should totally "legal".

s/should/should be/

However, there is already an error message that isn't that bad all it is
missing is the information where to look, namely

I'll add that and close the bug.

Regards, Frank

Frank Küster
Sprecher B90/Grüne OV Miltenberg und Umgebung
VCD Miltenberg, ADFC Aschaffenburg-Miltenberg
Debian Developer (TeXLive)

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